The Indian team is currently busy in the Asia Cup-2022 and after that its main target will be the T20 World Cup, for which the last date to announce the team is 15 September.
India has not won the T20 World Cup since 2007. (File Pic)
Indian team is currently busy playing Asia Cup-2022. She is considered a strong contender to win this title. After this, the next goal of Team India is to win the T20 World Cup starting from October. This World Cup will be played on Australian soil. England has announced its team for this World Cup. With this, Indian fans are also waiting for the announcement of Team India. The BCCI is also going to announce the team soon.
If the report of Inside Sport is to be believed, then the BCCI can announce the team for the T20 World Cup next week. Along with this, the announcement of Team India for the T20 series with Australia can be done next week. The final decision in this matter will be taken on Monday. As far as the last date for the announcement of the team for the World Cup is concerned, it is September 15.
Good news to come next week!
The website quoted sources in its report as saying, “Yes, both the teams can be announced next week. The ICC deadline is also not far away and the selectors can announce both the teams next week.
Said this about Bumrah
10-12 names are almost fixed for the Australian series and T20 World Cup, but the situation is not clear about some places. Jasprit Bumrah is injured and hence is not participating in the Asia Cup. Harshal Patel is also not playing in the Asia Cup due to injury. Regarding Bumrah’s injury, the source said that in the case of fast bowler, the BCCI will not rush even if the T20 World Cup takes place. He said, “It is too early to say this. Once he is fit, we will talk about it. He is not fit at the moment. We hope that he will return. But we can say for sure only if he passes the fitness test. If anything happens, there will be no rush to take them in view of the T20 World Cup.”
India awaits second world cup
India won the first edition of the T20 World Cup. India lifted this trophy under the captaincy of Mahendra Singh Dhoni. But after this Team India could not lift the World Cup of the shortest format of cricket again. In 2014, the team played the final under Dhoni’s captaincy but was defeated by Sri Lanka.